EiENigeria Weekly Newsletter – May 2, 2014

“When we revolt it’s not for a particular culture. We revolt simply because, for many reasons, we can no longer breathe.”

– Frantz Fanon

News and Events

#BringBackOurGirls: Lend Your Voice

Over 200 girls are still missing and our nation is experiencing dire security threats, amidst the recent bombings.

If you are tired of this injustice, please engage your elected officials and demand they do more to bring back our girls and to protect our security and safety. You can also join a protest to lend your voice.


If you are in Lagos, there will be a protest Monday (May 5th) in Ikeja at 9 am, starting at Allen Roundabout and ending at the Governor’s Office.

#BringBackOurGirls Upcoming Protests:

May 3 – Toronto

May 3 – Washington D.C.

May 3 – London.

May 3 – New York

May 3 – Atlanta.

May 3 – Oakland

May 3 – Philadelphia

May 5 – Lagos

May 5 – Paris

May 6 – Washington D.C.

May 7 – Edmonton

May 9 – London

Visit our summary page for more information.

Governor Tunde Fashola added his signature to the call.


Need Answers?

Do you have concerns about your community or questions about governance issues?

Listen to Top Radio 90.9FM in Lagos to participate in our citizen engagement discussions on #NoWahalaMonday

Mondays: 6:30 – 8 am.


Money ‘saved’ on Fuel Subsidy Removal as of May 2, 2014

N978.4 billion (approx. $6.115 billion)

See Details Here (PDF)

Thank you!

Have a great weekend!

The EiE Nigeria Team